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Clinton Sports

Sports • Published Jan. 11, 2021 03:06 a.m.

Shoreline Spartans Building Burgeoning Rugby Program

There are a variety of sports played along the Connecticut shoreline, and rugby sometimes gets short shrift among them. While the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) offers...

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Sports • Published Jan. 09, 2021 12:52 p.m.

CIAC Approves Mitigating Strategies for Winter Sports, Practices Still Scheduled to Start on Jan. 19

The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) held a Board of Control meeting last week and, although no final decisions on a potential winter season were made, the tentative plan to...

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Sports • Published Dec. 28, 2020 09:10 a.m.

2020 Clinton Sports Year in Review

There were some notable stories for Clinton sports during a tumultuous 2020. Morgan’s basketball teams impressed the Shoreline Conference, while Louis Bradley had an outstanding year on the ...

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Sports • Published Dec. 28, 2020 12:58 a.m.

2020: A Look at the Twists and Turns of Local Sports

2020 was truly a year like no other, and life in the sports world was certainly no exception. Both close to home and around the world, the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic had a huge impact on...

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Sports • Published Dec. 21, 2020 04 a.m.

Morgan Made the Most of Season Fraught with Obstacles

The Morgan girls’ soccer squad put together a strong season despite a slew of challenges. The Huskies ended their campaign with a solid overall record of 5-2-3. Unfortunately, the Huskies...

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Sports • Published Dec. 17, 2020 01:12 p.m.

Schneider Forges a Path at Old Saybrook

Jacob Schneider was trying to find his place in the sports world when he happened upon cross country in the 6th grade. Jacob found his niche in running and stuck with it all the way through his...

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Sports • Published Dec. 14, 2020 11:36 a.m.

Rams Keep Climbing with AnotherSuccessful Campaign in 2020

The Old Saybrook field hockey team had a fantastic season even with the COVID-19 pandemic looming over the proceedings. The Rams turned an overall record of 7-3-1 including an appearance against...

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Sports • Published Dec. 10, 2020 12:56 p.m.

Schmidt Enjoys Quite a Career on the Pitch

The Morgan girls’ soccer team saw its fall season get cut short abruptly as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, for senior captain Carley Schmidt, the 2020 campaign was still as...

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Sports • Published Dec. 07, 2020 11:08 a.m.

Knights’ Field Hockey Resilient During Difficult Campaign

The Westbrook field hockey squad turned in a solid season despite the many challenges presented this year. The Knights posted a record of 2-3-3 on the year and were unable to take part in the...

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Sports • Published Nov. 20, 2020 04:25 a.m.

Morgan Posts Stellar Season Despite No Shorelines Appearance

The Morgan boys’ soccer squad turned in an outstanding season in 2020, but unfortunately did not have a chance to cap that campaign with another Shoreline Conference Championship.The ...

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Sports • Published Nov. 19, 2020 02:11 p.m.

Romero Has Great Senior Season as a Starter

Manny Romero was born into a soccer family, and his passion for the sport quickly accelerated from the moment that he started playing in 4th grade. Manny’s love for soccer continued to...

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Sports • Published Nov. 18, 2020 06:41 p.m.

CIAC Moves Start of Winter Sports to Jan. 19

With the 2020 fall season now complete, athletes and coaches around the state are anxiously waiting to see if their teams will compete during the winter season, although it won’t be for a...

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Sports • Published Nov. 09, 2020 10:49 a.m.

Old Saybrook Field Hockey Caps Outstanding Regular Season with 2-1 Week

The Old Saybrook field hockey squad has put together an outstanding run this year. The Rams ended the regular season with a 7-2-1 record, and their only losses came against North Branford, who is...

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Sports • Published Nov. 09, 2020 04:39 a.m.

Morgan Teams Finish Seasons Early Due to COVID-19 Closing

Boys’ SoccerThe Morgan boys soccer squad had to wrap up its season early due to COVID-19 concerns. Morgan shut down in-person learning until Nov. 16, which will be...

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Sports • Published Nov. 09, 2020 03:46 a.m.

CIAC Delays Start of Winter Sports

While teams and leagues try to complete the fall season, the chances of playing high school sports during the winter remain in question as we head deeper into November.On Nov. 5, the...

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Sports • Published Nov. 05, 2020 01:55 p.m.

Goss Helps Keep the Opposition Off the Board

Bailey Goss has quickly developed a reputation as one of the top goalkeepers in the Shoreline Conference. A junior at Morgan, Bailey is in his first season as the starting goalie for the Morgan...

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Sports • Published Nov. 02, 2020 04:37 a.m.

Morgan Boys’ Soccer Keeps Winning

Boys’ SoccerThe Morgan boys’ soccer team had a couple of games last week and picked up wins in both contests. The victories improved the Huskies’...

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Sports • Published Oct. 26, 2020 12:59 p.m.

Morgan Off to Dominant Start in 7-on-7 Football

The Morgan football team kicked off a season-slate of four 7-on-7 games with a pair of contests last week. After the CIAC elected to cancel 11-on-11, full-contact football for the 2020 fall season,...

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Sports • Published Oct. 26, 2020 05 a.m.

Morgan’s Soccer Teams See Undefeated Weeks; Field Hockey Shuts Out H-K

Boys’ SoccerThe Morgan boys’ soccer team a pair of games on the slate this week and scored wins in both contests. The two victories moved the Huskies’...

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Sports • Published Oct. 22, 2020 02:17 p.m.

Baptista Works His Way to the Varsity Ranks

For the past three seasons, Evan Baptista worked hard on the JV team as a member of the Morgan boys’ soccer program. As a result of his efforts, Evan earned his callup to the varsity squad...

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Sports • Published Oct. 19, 2020 05:08 a.m.

Huskies’ Clubs Score Wins Across the Board

Boys’ SoccerThe Morgan boys’ soccer team played a pair back-to-back games this week and grabbed wins in both contests. The victories improved the...

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Sports • Published Oct. 16, 2020 02:23 p.m.

Shoreline Golf Society Hands Out Two Championships

The Shoreline Golf Society (SGS) crowned a couple of champions at Fox Hopyard Golf Club in East Haddam on Oct. 11. Bob Gworek of Clinton won the SGS season-long Match Play Championship, while...

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Sports • Published Oct. 16, 2020 02:23 p.m.

Westbrook Dance Academy Irish Step Students Place At Harvest Feis

On Sept. 26, four members of the Mulkerin School of Irish dance classes at Westbrook Dance Academy (WDA)—Avery Bragg of Clinton, Audrey Bragg of Clinton, Olivia Hartmann of Clinton, Neilly...

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Sports • Published Oct. 12, 2020 08:59 a.m.

Huskies’ Girls’ Soccer Notches a Win and a Draw; Field Hockey Drops Two Contests

Girls’ SoccerThe Morgan girls’ soccer team had two games on its schedule last week and scored a win and a tie. With these results, the Huskies’ record...

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Sports • Published Oct. 12, 2020 01:06 a.m.

Huskies Split Two as Team Solidifies

The Morgan boys’ soccer squad is beginning to see its campaign come into shape after playing its first three games. In two of those games, Morgan played what are likely to be the top two...

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